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    Default SotD, Thursday September 30th 2010.

    Unseasonably early week it is. Another frosty morn', so I'm wearing another warm fragrance today, Donna Karan Chaos.

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    Default Re: SotD, Thursday September 30th 2010.

    Today, I'm wearing old grande Dame


    The EDT concentration, where the poop-y aura is not as overwhelming as in the parfum/EDP
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    Default Re: SotD, Thursday September 30th 2010.

    L'Heure Bleue EDT.
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    Isabelle Doyen and Annick Goutal 's

    the fabulous SABLES



    Parfums Annick Goutal
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    Have I told you about the scent of jasmine? Have I spoken about the smell of the sea? The earth is scented. And I perfume myself to enhance what I am. That's why I can not wear a perfume that bothers me. Perfuming is an instinctive wisdom. And like all art, it requires some knowledge of yourself..."
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    Default Re: SotD, Thursday September 30th 2010.

    Wish you have a wonderful day


    Wearing Rosamor by Oscar De La Renta
    Rosamor is delicate, sensuous and gleeful. Spanish words for rose and love are united in the name of the perfume
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    DIORESSENCE

    Semi-vintage EdT



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    Default Re: SotD, Thursday September 30th 2010.

    Nuit de Tubereuse

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    Default Re: SotD, Thursday September 30th 2010.

    Keiko Mecheri Loukhoum Eau Poudree.
    Very comforting on this nondescript Autumn morning.
    A woman without perfume is like a flower without a scent.

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    Default Re: SotD, Thursday September 30th 2010.

    Coco EDP
    “I am an excitable person who only understands life lyrically, musically, in whom feelings are much stronger as reason. I am so thirsty for the marvelous that only the marvelous has power over me. Anything I can not transform into something marvelous, I let go. Reality doesn't impress me. I only believe in intoxication, in ecstasy, and when ordinary life shackles me, I escape, one way or another. No more walls.”-Anais Nin

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    Default Re: SotD, Thursday September 30th 2010.

    Good morning everyone! My SOTD is Romeo Gigli.

    Top Notes: Bergamot, Petitgrain, Neroli, Bitter Orange, Verbena, Rosewood, Sagebrush, Rosemary, Tarragon, Clary
    Middle Notes: Rose, Bourbon Geranium, Clove, Allspice
    Base Notes: Oak, Sandalwood, Patchouli, Spruce Basalm, Blonde Tobacco, Ambergris, Civet

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    Default Re: SotD, Thursday September 30th 2010.

    Roberto - Sables IS fabulous, and so are YOU!

    Joining the Guerlainers in Eau de Shalimar

    Best to all!
    "I felt something so intense, I could only express it in a perfume." - Jacques Guerlain

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    Default Re: SotD, Thursday September 30th 2010.

    Almost went with Sables, like R., but decided in favor of Coriandre by Jean Couturier.

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    Quote Originally Posted by tdem1961 View Post
    Roberto - Sables IS fabulous, and so are YOU!

    Joining the Guerlainers in Eau de Shalimar

    Best to all!
    Milions of thanks. You are so sweet and lovely....and you smell FANTASTIC, as always
    Have I told you about the scent of jasmine? Have I spoken about the smell of the sea? The earth is scented. And I perfume myself to enhance what I am. That's why I can not wear a perfume that bothers me. Perfuming is an instinctive wisdom. And like all art, it requires some knowledge of yourself..."
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    Default Re: SotD, Thursday September 30th 2010.

    Givenchy Greenergy this AM
    Our job is to live joyfully in this world of sorrows--Joseph Campbell

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    Default Re: SotD, Thursday September 30th 2010.

    In honour of the blue hour @ 19:30 today in my country :

    (sorry for the slightly fuzzy quality)

    I'm making my SoTE

    extrait

    Not wearing...merely sniffing Can't simply wear this priceless juice on any random day...

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    Default Re: SotD, Thursday September 30th 2010.

    AL's Vanilla Musk

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    Default Re: SotD, Thursday September 30th 2010.

    Good morning everyone! Today I'm wearing the
    beautiful Dolce Vita by Christian Dior.


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    Default Re: SotD, Thursday September 30th 2010.

    Boudoir by Vivien Westwood today, but only because I was decanting a 1ml sample to send a friend and got it all over myself in the process. Very nice too.

    I'm never sure how to get pics in the posts like you do....

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    Default Re: SotD, Thursday September 30th 2010.

    Shalimar Light for me today.

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    Default Re: SotD, Thursday September 30th 2010.

    Continuing my SotM sample finishing mission with…

    Lovely! Love to all.

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    Default Re: SotD, Thursday September 30th 2010.

    Good morning everyone of you!

    It's still humid and warm here in the Boston area - really feeling more summery than fall-like.
    I'm wearing Hermes Un Jardin sur le Nil.
    "You can't change the past, but you can ruin the present by worrying about the future."

    "Three essentials for a good life: Someone to love, somewhere to go, and something to look forward to."

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    Default Re: SotD, Thursday September 30th 2010.

    I'll join Lilybelle in rose this morning, Rosine's Diabolo Rose. Fresh and minty rose.

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    Default Re: SotD, Thursday September 30th 2010.

    Hello everyone!

    I'm so happy to be joining cello in the Rosines this morning - I'm in Rose Kashmirie...but let me tell you miss cello, you smell incredible! That Diabolo Rose is perhaps my favorite from this house, top two for sure. I can't wait to get my mitts on a full bottle of that one!





    Y'all have a wonderful day!
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    Default Re: SotD, Thursday September 30th 2010.

    Quote Originally Posted by ROBERTO View Post
    Isabelle Doyen and Annick Goutal 's

    the fabulous SABLES



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    Love this one. It`s kind of a winter comfort scent to me in moderate doses.

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    Default Re: SotD, Thursday September 30th 2010.

    Good morning everyone (good afternoon or good evening too
    Hope that everyone has a nice day today.
    I`m wearing Guerlain Boisee Torride.

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    Default Re: SotD, Thursday September 30th 2010.

    Hello all. John Galliano edp for me again today.
    DONNA

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    Default Re: SotD, Thursday September 30th 2010.

    Happy Birthday to Un Profumo Affettuoso, hope you have a wonderful day!


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    Default Re: SotD, Thursday September 30th 2010.

    L'Artisan ~ Voleur de Roses (sample). Have a terrific Thursday everyone!

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    A. F. Vandervorst Fall 2010 RTW

    Ava Luxe Opoponax Intense. Classy, warm, smooth, edgy.
    Out here we are running for the wide open spaces, the road-smell after the rain.

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    Default Re: SotD, Thursday September 30th 2010.

    Good day to all Sotd is # 19.

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    Default Re: SotD, Thursday September 30th 2010.

    Dior Homme Cologne by Christian Dior



    All of the talk on the iris thread yesterday got me itching to wear this today. What a lovely iris fragrance!

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    Default Re: SotD, Thursday September 30th 2010.

    Ms E, my rose sampling brought me to this house, and I like Diabolo Rose. I also have a sample of your SOTD Rose Kashmirie to try soon. I'll be curious how different it is from Saffran Troublant, which I already own.

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    Default Re: SotD, Thursday September 30th 2010.

    UnProfumoAffettuoso- Happy Birthday to you !

    Scent of the morning is glorious Vol de Nuit extrait.
    http://www.basenotes.net/threads/370...o-Profumo-Onda
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    Default Re: SotD, Thursday September 30th 2010.

    Happy Birthday, UnProfumoAffettuoso!

    I really missed being able to use my own scent wardrobe so I have ended the switching wardrobe thingy this morning. Today I am in AL No. 23. Mmmmm. (Sometimes, although not often enough, it is good to be me.) Take care, all!

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    Default Re: SotD, Thursday September 30th 2010.

    Terre d'Hermes Parfum

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    Default Re: SotD, Thursday September 30th 2010.

    cello, I don't find Rose Kashmirie and Safran Troublant similar at all aside from the detectable saffron note. RK is much denser first of all, much more opulent, and it's also very powdery and ambery. It reminds me of Lalique Le Parfum plus a big ol' rose, and also of the original Ombre Rose by Brosseau with amped up spices and roses. I love Safran Troublant too, but they're very different - ST is much more subtle, smoother and creamier, and more edible smelling than RK. To me it's straightforward rose, saffron, vanilla and sandalwood - simple and charming. Really, the only reason I took it off my wish list is its lack of longevity...four hours is usually the most I could eke from it, which didn't seem like a problem at first but it ended up annoying me. I seem to have that problem with L'Artisans - they're wonderful, but so fleeting on me.

    Anyway, I'll be interested to read about your experience with Rose Kashmirie - I'm not sure it's your usual cup o' tea, but you never know! Bois des Iles and Coromandel are opulent too, so you just may love it!
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    Default Re: SotD, Thursday September 30th 2010.

    Tom Ford Noir de Noir, from a sample.
    I don't know much about medicine, but I know what I like. -- S.J. Perelman

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    Default Re: SotD, Thursday September 30th 2010.

    Guerlain's Tonka Impériale. I finally succumbed to the L'Art et la Matiére line with this and Bois d'Arménie. I generally find this line a bit dull and shapeless compared to Guerlain standards, but these two have their charm. I'm quite happy about them.

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    Default Re: SotD, Thursday September 30th 2010.

    Opus 1 by Amouage

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    Default Re: SotD, Thursday September 30th 2010.

    Le 3e Homme de Caron

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    Default Re: SotD, Thursday September 30th 2010.

    HAPPY BIRTHDAY UnProfumoAffettuoso !



    I am not feeing well the last 24 hours...it must be a virus of some kind!So i started the day with a soft floral scent and now i sprayed :Chiffon fragrance by Oriflame which is a sensual and feminine blend of white flowers and woods that caress the senses like silky chiffon.
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    Default Re: SotD, Thursday September 30th 2010.

    Evening all. My sotd and sote: Givenchy III

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    Default Re: SotD, Thursday September 30th 2010.

    SotE -


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    Smile Re: SotD, Thursday September 30th 2010.

    Mitsouko Extrait. Wonderous and magical.

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    Default Re: SotD, Thursday September 30th 2010.

    In the mood for Amouage Gold this morning. Thinking I'd better order the new Memoir Woman this week. Also been waiting with baited breath for the Vero Rubj EDP. Maybe an early birthday for myself...

    HAPPY BIRTHDAY UnProfumoAffettuoso !
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    Default Re: SotD, Thursday September 30th 2010.

    I've been "sick" for over a week but just saw my doctor who thinks it's just seasonal allergies. Yay! I feel better already.
    Coincidentally, I'm wearing a scent that smells like the allergens I may be suffering from. I know this has Angelica - I wonder if Angelica grows in the foothills here... Hm. Anyhoo...
    Pierre Bourdon for Editions de Parfums Frederic Malle Bois D'Orage (yes, aka French Lover but my bottle says Bois D'Orage so I'm sticking to it).
    One of my happiest-making fragrances. Big grin!

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    Default Re: SotD, Thursday September 30th 2010.

    Hello all
    I'm in Andy Tauer's delightfully rich Un Rose Chypree. I get no rose from this (good from my point of view as I'm not a lover of powerfully rosy scents unless they're growing on a bush in my garden). However, it has a wonderful dollop of sexy oakmoss in the base, which lingers lovingly on my skin all day. This is an 'old school' perfume to my nose and if I was sniffing it blind I wouldn't be surprised to discover it was some long-forgotten vintage 'fume from way back.

    Hoping you are all having a good day, wherever you are.
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    Scent of the Evening

    Kenzo Jungle L'Éléphant



    Thanks to miss Sophi ... kisses to you!

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    Default Re: SotD, Thursday September 30th 2010.

    Another Guerlain-er here in a second day of Vetiver pour Elle

    Happy Birthday, UnProfumoAffettuoso!
    Duc, what is SEMI- Vintage Dior???
    Neightbor Turquoisewaters- our recent weather is very conducive to both the allergy and the sinus problem thingy, which hit me like a ton o bricks today.
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    Happy Birthday, UnProfumoAffettuoso!

    Sophi and turquoisewater, feel better soon!

    My sotd was Noir de Noir and its beautiful smell was such a comfort during this hard day in office...


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    Default Re: SotD, Thursday September 30th 2010.

    Quote Originally Posted by knit_at_nite View Post
    Duc, what is SEMI- Vintage Dior???
    Haha, it's the bottle I've included in my post,
    it was sold until resently, but not anymore.
    Now, it's sold as part of the 'Les Créations de
    Monsieur Dior'
    lineup in a new flacon.
    So to sum up; it's not sold anymore, but at the
    same time not old enough to really be vintage!

    Comprende?!

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    Default Re: SotD, Thursday September 30th 2010.

    Quote Originally Posted by N_Tesla View Post
    Mitsouko Extrait. Wonderous and magical.
    Ditto. It remains my favorite.

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    Default Re: SotD, Thursday September 30th 2010.

    SotD, reapplied twice - Montale - Aoud Damascus .
    This smells absolutely wonderful on my skin! For something like two hours.
    Arent Montales supposed to have longetivity? This is the second sample Motale Aoud that fails me.
    For SotE : a drop of Le Labo Rose 31.

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    Default Re: SotD, Thursday September 30th 2010.

    Hey, gang. Jumping the gun on Saturday's SnS with an amber: JM Dark Amber & Ginger Lily.
    In a world where 6 million people are added each month, every landscape matters.

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    Default Re: SotD, Thursday September 30th 2010.

    Milou, most Montales last on me for days, not hours. Love your roses though.

    Duc, how is Elephant treating you? I can do it, in micro doses when it is -30C outside and quite drafty inside. I also like it when I am with an ole good cuppa with cinnamon, ginger, cloves, the works. Otherwise, I am crushed by that power. I find Mauboussin Histoire d'Eau (Topaze, of course!) more agreeable than Elephant. On the other note, have you tried Kenzo Jungle Le Tigre yet?

    #5 Eau Premiere for the afternoon.

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    Default Re: SotD, Thursday September 30th 2010.

    Quote Originally Posted by Twolf View Post
    Duc, how is Elephant treating you?
    I have loved this frag from first sniff, and it loves me.
    You know Imma sucker for strong scents, and this is
    indeed a very strong scent.
    It reminds me of x-mas and other good things.
    I do not find it overwelming at all, but then again, I
    do wear a lot of heavy hitters, so I dunno ...

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    Default Re: SotD, Thursday September 30th 2010.

    Angelique Noir, Guerlain

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    Default Re: SotD, Thursday September 30th 2010.

    Quote Originally Posted by Twolf View Post
    Milou, most Montales last on me for days, not hours.
    Thank You Twolf, this is what I keep hearing. It makes me suspicious of my "testresults".
    I better try a fresh sample from elsewhere next time.

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    Default Re: SotD, Thursday September 30th 2010.

    Grand Duc,
    I'm late today signing on but just checking on the SOTD, Like you, I have been wearing Jungle L'Elephant. I love it too! Have you tried Le Tigre? I can't find any to try.

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